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Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Gerontological Society of America

H-Index

159

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

10795014, 17585368

Coverage

1995-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

jgeronpsych@geron.org

Scope

The Journals of Gerontology® were the first journals on aging published in the United States. The tradition of excellence in these peer-reviewed scientific journals, established in 1946, continues today. The Journals of Gerontology Series B® publishes within its covers the Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences and the Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences . Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Clinical Psychology1999Q1
Clinical Psychology2000Q1
Clinical Psychology2001Q1
Clinical Psychology2002Q1
Clinical Psychology2003Q1
Clinical Psychology2004Q1
Clinical Psychology2005Q1
Clinical Psychology2006Q1
Clinical Psychology2007Q1
Clinical Psychology2008Q1
Clinical Psychology2009Q1
Clinical Psychology2010Q1
Clinical Psychology2011Q1
Clinical Psychology2012Q1
Clinical Psychology2013Q1
Clinical Psychology2014Q1
Clinical Psychology2015Q1
Clinical Psychology2016Q1
Clinical Psychology2017Q1
Clinical Psychology2018Q1
Clinical Psychology2019Q1
Clinical Psychology2020Q1
Clinical Psychology2021Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology1999Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2000Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2001Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2002Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2003Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2004Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2005Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2006Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2007Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2008Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2009Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2010Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2011Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2012Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2013Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2014Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2015Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2016Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2017Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2018Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2019Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2020Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2021Q1
Gerontology1999Q1
Gerontology2000Q1
Gerontology2001Q1
Gerontology2002Q1
Gerontology2003Q1
Gerontology2004Q1
Gerontology2005Q1
Gerontology2006Q1
Gerontology2007Q1
Gerontology2008Q1
Gerontology2009Q1
Gerontology2010Q1
Gerontology2011Q1
Gerontology2012Q1
Gerontology2013Q1
Gerontology2014Q1
Gerontology2015Q1
Gerontology2016Q1
Gerontology2017Q1
Gerontology2018Q1
Gerontology2019Q1
Gerontology2020Q1
Gerontology2021Q1
Health (social science)2019Q1
Health (social science)2020Q1
Health (social science)2021Q1
Life-span and Life-course Studies2019Q1
Life-span and Life-course Studies2020Q1
Life-span and Life-course Studies2021Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2021Q1
Social Psychology1999Q1
Social Psychology2000Q1
Social Psychology2001Q1
Social Psychology2002Q1
Social Psychology2003Q1
Social Psychology2004Q1
Social Psychology2005Q1
Social Psychology2006Q1
Social Psychology2007Q1
Social Psychology2008Q1
Social Psychology2009Q1
Social Psychology2010Q1
Social Psychology2011Q1
Social Psychology2012Q1
Social Psychology2013Q1
Social Psychology2014Q1
Social Psychology2015Q1
Social Psychology2016Q1
Social Psychology2017Q1
Social Psychology2018Q1
Social Psychology2019Q1
Social Psychology2020Q1
Social Psychology2021Q1
Sociology and Political Science2019Q1
Sociology and Political Science2020Q1
Sociology and Political Science2021Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
19991.601
20001.711
20011.575
20021.476
20031.621
20041.531
20051.509
20061.502
20071.646
20081.624
20091.573
20101.373
20111.587
20121.643
20132.000
20141.893
20151.599
20162.150
20171.625
20181.781
20191.591
20201.578
20211.559
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
199985
200074
200181
200294
200387
200482
2005117
200689
2007111
200894
2009104
201084
2011100
201284
2013109
2014130
2015104
2016112
2017114
2018176
2019165
2020246
2021280
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19992.752
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20003.097
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20013.353
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20033.287
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.271
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.398
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.387
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20073.619
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.388
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.504
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.543
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.814
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.124
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.657
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.817
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.453
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.707
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.492
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.885
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20214.934
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.752
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.975
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.911
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.879
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20033.145
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.866
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.198
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.192
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.061
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.142
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.553
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.771
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.067
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.570
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.291
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.534
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.301
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.430
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.269
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.824
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20214.617
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.456
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.186
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.289
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.529
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.806
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.354
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.615
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.347
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.083
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.470
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.663
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.672
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.436
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.293
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.310
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.026
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.695
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.209
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.023
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.128
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.238
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20214.457
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199975
Self Cites200039
Self Cites200176
Self Cites200257
Self Cites200366
Self Cites200452
Self Cites200576
Self Cites200664
Self Cites200793
Self Cites200862
Self Cites200979
Self Cites201067
Self Cites201159
Self Cites201247
Self Cites2013115
Self Cites2014106
Self Cites201578
Self Cites2016114
Self Cites201789
Self Cites201889
Self Cites201976
Self Cites2020139
Self Cites2021122
Total Cites1999644
Total Cites2000723
Total Cites2001684
Total Cites2002691
Total Cites2003783
Total Cites2004751
Total Cites2005812
Total Cites2006858
Total Cites2007921
Total Cites20081012
Total Cites2009900
Total Cites2010971
Total Cites20111002
Total Cites20121086
Total Cites20131090
Total Cites20141046
Total Cites20151063
Total Cites20161212
Total Cites20171142
Total Cites20181132
Total Cites20191314
Total Cites20201740
Total Cites20212710
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19992.552
External Cites per document20002.923
External Cites per document20012.643
External Cites per document20022.709
External Cites per document20032.939
External Cites per document20042.785
External Cites per document20052.968
External Cites per document20062.985
External Cites per document20073.022
External Cites per document20083.156
External Cites per document20092.932
External Cites per document20103.096
External Cites per document20113.480
External Cites per document20123.711
External Cites per document20133.736
External Cites per document20143.298
External Cites per document20153.167
External Cites per document20163.378
External Cites per document20173.230
External Cites per document20183.343
External Cites per document20193.207
External Cites per document20203.639
External Cites per document20214.540
Cites per document19992.752
Cites per document20002.975
Cites per document20012.911
Cites per document20022.879
Cites per document20033.145
Cites per document20042.866
Cites per document20053.087
Cites per document20063.000
Cites per document20073.198
Cites per document20083.192
Cites per document20093.061
Cites per document20103.142
Cites per document20113.553
Cites per document20123.771
Cites per document20134.067
Cites per document20143.570
Cites per document20153.291
Cites per document20163.534
Cites per document20173.301
Cites per document20183.430
Cites per document20193.269
Cites per document20203.824
Cites per document20214.617
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
19998.24
20005.41
20012.47
20028.51
200316.09
20049.76
200511.97
200617.98
200718.92
200824.47
200925.96
201013.10
201112.00
201220.24
201330.28
201423.08
201520.19
201624.11
201729.82
201827.27
201932.73
202029.67
202131.43
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents199911
Non-citable documents20009
Non-citable documents20015
Non-citable documents20026
Non-citable documents20035
Non-citable documents200411
Non-citable documents200515
Non-citable documents200620
Non-citable documents200714
Non-citable documents200816
Non-citable documents200914
Non-citable documents201017
Non-citable documents201111
Non-citable documents20128
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents201512
Non-citable documents201618
Non-citable documents201720
Non-citable documents201818
Non-citable documents201916
Non-citable documents202015
Non-citable documents202117
Citable documents1999223
Citable documents2000234
Citable documents2001230
Citable documents2002234
Citable documents2003244
Citable documents2004251
Citable documents2005248
Citable documents2006266
Citable documents2007274
Citable documents2008301
Citable documents2009280
Citable documents2010292
Citable documents2011271
Citable documents2012280
Citable documents2013261
Citable documents2014285
Citable documents2015311
Citable documents2016325
Citable documents2017326
Citable documents2018312
Citable documents2019386
Citable documents2020440
Citable documents2021570
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents199948
Uncited documents200051
Uncited documents200151
Uncited documents200257
Uncited documents200351
Uncited documents200461
Uncited documents200552
Uncited documents200658
Uncited documents200760
Uncited documents200865
Uncited documents200967
Uncited documents201054
Uncited documents201134
Uncited documents201251
Uncited documents201332
Uncited documents201446
Uncited documents201551
Uncited documents201643
Uncited documents201751
Uncited documents201849
Uncited documents201964
Uncited documents202059
Uncited documents202175
Cited documents1999186
Cited documents2000192
Cited documents2001184
Cited documents2002183
Cited documents2003198
Cited documents2004201
Cited documents2005211
Cited documents2006228
Cited documents2007228
Cited documents2008252
Cited documents2009227
Cited documents2010255
Cited documents2011248
Cited documents2012237
Cited documents2013236
Cited documents2014247
Cited documents2015272
Cited documents2016300
Cited documents2017295
Cited documents2018281
Cited documents2019338
Cited documents2020396
Cited documents2021512
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